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2nd ETO / SAGA new build

Cruise Ship/Leisure
2nd Electrician
Vessel Type:
Date Posted:
5 March 2019

Vacancy Details

2nd Electro-Technical Officer for SAGA new build vessel :  Spirit of Discovery

Two 2nd ETOs required: Embarkation  11/April and 3/July

Salay is in GBP per annum - will be informed upon interview, contract 3 months on / 2 months off.

Licence / Qualification requirements;



High Voltage Certification


GMDSS Maintenance Certification


Experience of Kongsberg Systems

Experience of SIEMENS Podded Drive

New Build Experience

Line Manager: 1st ETO 

To assist the following with their responsibilities as per V.Ships S&QMS;

Assist CETO with Technical Department Responsibility 15 - Electrical Equipment

Responsible to the CETO for:

  • The management of the electrical sub-department.

  • The safe and efficient repair, maintenance, testing and operation of all electrical and electronic equipment on board (with the exception of those under the control of the Computer Systems Officer)

  • The day-to-day discipline and control of electrical staff under their direct supervision.

Additional Duties

  • Navigation, electronics and automation systems including but not limited to:

    • Telephone system

    • Public address system

    • UHF/VHF radio system

    • Fire alarm system

  • Ensure that planned and unplanned maintenance assigned to their discipline is conducted and reported.

  • Attend passenger social events as directed by the Head of Department.

  • Partake in inspections, trainings and meetings as directed by the Head of Department.

  • Ensure direct reports are line managed effectively in accordance with Saga and V.Ships appraisal policies

  • Ensure accessibility to direct reports and support individual’s needs, sourcing advice and reporting matters of a personal nature confidentially to the Head of Department where necessary.

  • Other shipboard tasks pertaining to departmental operations as directed by Head of Department.

  • Attending trainings and office visits arranged by V.Ships where possible